Charlie at 15 – now half his life free

Today is Charlie’s 15th birthday! He spent the first half of his life as “Charlie’s Quest” in the racing industry. Now this birthday marks half his life free of whips and chains with me. Foaled at a Kentucky farm on April 11, 2009, Charlie was purpose-bred for racing, with progenitors including Man O’War and Secretariat.…

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Impact Update – Q1 2024

The Gregory J. Reiter Memorial Fund began 2024 — its 9th year of supporting work for animal and human well-being — with Q1 grants to People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine, and Mercy for Animals. 1a – The Greg Fund is supporting PETA for the 9th consecutive year, and…

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Power Foods US Book Tour Launch

On the evening of March 26, I joined hundreds for a Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM) Exam Room Live event at the National Press Club in Washington DC, launching Dr. Neal Barnard’s US tour for his new book The Power Foods Diet. Video recording of the full event here. Dr. Barnard, PCRM’s president and…

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“Humans and Other Animals” Movie

In this Fund’s 2021 report, I announced that one of that year’s grants was for production of a new documentary film. I am now excited to share the official website and trailer link for that film — Humans and Other Animals — for which this Fund was among the executive producers. From the Humans and…

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2023 Annual Review

The Gregory J. Reiter Memorial Fund of The Foundation for Enhancing Communities is dedicated to making the world better for animals, with an emphasis on systemic change that also benefits people. In calendar year 2023, as in 2022, the Fund issued a total of $52,000 in grants — $1,000 for each year of Greg’s life.  2023…

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